Parent Update week of October 23
This week in 3rd grade English and Reading, students had a lesson on summarizing. We practiced together as a class, then they practiced with books from the library in partners, and they will continue to practice independently next week. They also had an interactive notebook lesson on subjects and predicates in a sentence. Lastly, we finished our whole class novel, Mouse and the Motorcycle, and they enjoyed centers on Friday.
4th Grade ELA
This week in 4th grade English and Reading, we focused on finishing up our classroom novel and practicing plot. Using their classroom novel, they had to pick out the exposition, rising action events, climax, falling action events, and resolution. Along with typing up their events, they had to find pictures and make a poster out of all of it. They had an interactive notebook lesson on apostrophes, and lastly, they enjoyed centers on Friday.
5th Grade ELA
This week in 5th grade English and Reading, we focused on finishing up our classroom novel, Frindle, and practiced plot within Frindle. They practiced by making a poster with all of the elements of plot along with pictures. Greek and Latin roots vocabulary words were reviewed and we will be having a quiz on those next week. They had an interactive lesson on apostrophes, and will be practicing possessives next week in class. Lastly, they enjoyed centers on Friday!